“Joy and abandon”: New Corin Tucker LP Due


Album arrives in September, tour to follow.


By Blurt Staff


The Corin Tucker Band is set to return with Kill My Blues September
18 on Kill Rock Stars. The follow-up to 2010’s 1,000 Years (reviewed here), it finds former Sleater-Kinney
frontwoman Tucker returning to her riot grrrl sonic roots along with band
members Seth Lorinczi (Golden Bears), Sara Lund (Unwound) and Mike Clark
(Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks). The group will tour the east coast this fall; dates


Read our 2010 interview with Tucker.


Of writing and recording the new album, Tucker notes that Kill My Blues was a group effort. “After
the past two years playing together, traveling and making music, I think we’re
more comfortable,” she says. “We collaborated on every song on this record and
no one was shy about their ideas. I think you can hear that sense of joy and
abandon in the songs.”





1. Groundhog Day
2. Kill My Blues
3. Neskowin
4. I Don’t Wanna Go
5. Constance
6. No Bad News Tonight
7. Summer Jams
8. None Like You
9. Joey
10. Outgoing Message
11. Blood, Bones and Sand
12. Tiptoe

Tour Dates:


14-15            Hideout
Block Party            Chicago, IL

18            Johnny
Brenda’s            Philadelphia, PA

21            The
EARL            Atlanta, GA

22            The
Bottletree            Birmingham, AL

23            DeLuna
Fest            Pensacola, FL

25            Local
506            Chapel Hill, NC

26            Black Cat
Backstage            Washington, DC

27            Mercury
Lounge            New York, NY

28            TT the
Bear’s            Cambridge, MA

29            The Bell
House            Brooklyn, NY




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